Traction Engine, Burrell ; Charles Burrell & Sons; 1904; HPP0430

Name/Title

Traction Engine, Burrell

About this object

This Steam Traction Engine, manufactured by Burrell in 1904, left England on July 13th 1904. It is one of 155 to come to New Zealand between 1886 and 1924. The Engine was shipped to Dunedin where it was sold to Vince O'Conner of
Riversdale. It last worked hauling gravel from the Mataura river near Gore
in the ownership of G Graves and was purchased by Hokonui Pioneer Village & Museum in 1977. The Engine came with a fitted winch and was restored by members of the Southland Steam Engine club in 1978.

Maker

Charles Burrell & Sons

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1904

Period

1900s

Place Made

Europe, England, Norfolk, Thetford

Medium and Materials

inorganic, metal

Measurements

h _ mm x w _ mm x d _ mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Collection

Hokonui Pioneer Village & Museum Collection

Object Type

engines

Object number

HPP0430

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1900s
Agriculture

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